UC Davis Health System news http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/rss/{$key} UC Davis Health System news UC Davis Health System news http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/welcome/themes/default/images/logo.gif http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/rss/news UC Davis Health System news UC Davis researchers find success in tele-audiology program http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10419/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10419 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 24, 2015) - Researchers at UC Davis have shown that the California Tele-Audiology Program (CTP), which provides follow-up diagnostic evaluations for infants who did not pass their initial newborn hearing test, dramatically improves access to audiologists. [en español] Tue, 24 Nov 2015 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10419 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-11-24T00:00:00Z Pediatric patients celebrate the season in Fall Festival http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10569/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10569 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 19, 2015) - Dozens of pediatric patients at UC Davis Children’s Hospital and UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center spent a lovely fall day, bobbing for apples, applying tattoos, decorating picture frames, spinning pinwheels and coloring at a special Fall Festival held on the pediatric unit. Thu, 19 Nov 2015 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10569 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-11-19T00:00:00Z Common pigeon: Not just a bird brain, but a brainy bird http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10540/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10540 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 18, 2015) - If pigeons went to medical school and specialized in pathology or radiology, they’d be pretty good at distinguishing digitized microscope slides and mammograms of normal vs. cancerous breast tissue, a new study from researchers at the University of California, Davis and The University of Iowa has found. Wed, 18 Nov 2015 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10540 Carole Gan 2015-11-18T00:00:00Z Lam receives $4 million in NIH grants for novel cancer research http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10556/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10556 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 18, 2015) - Kit Lam, professor and chair of the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine, has been awarded two major, multi-disciplinary U01 grants from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the first to investigate use of a new tool to visualize cancer tumor growth and response to nanoparticle drugs, and the other to develop a new 4-D imaging tool to advance the understanding of how the nucleus functions in living cells. Wed, 18 Nov 2015 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10556 Dorsey Griffith 2015-11-18T00:00:00Z Forum on Diversity and Inclusion Initiative set for Dec. 2 http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10562/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10562 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 18, 2015) - A forum on the UC Davis Diversity and Inclusion Initiative will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 2, from 5-7 p.m. at the Education Building, Matsui Lecture Hall, 4610 X Street, Sacramento. Wed, 18 Nov 2015 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10562 David Ong 2015-11-18T00:00:00Z UC Davis Medical Center recognized for leadership in pulmonary rehabilitation http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10548/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10548 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 17, 2015) - The Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program at UC Davis Health System has been certified by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation for leadership in improving health and quality of life for people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and other lung diseases. Tue, 17 Nov 2015 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10548 Karen Finney 2015-11-17T00:00:00Z Small RNA has big impact on prostate cancer http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10555/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10555 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 17, 2015) - Researchers at the UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center have shown that the microRNA, miR-124, reduced tumor growth and increased cell death in castration-resistant prostate cancer. Tue, 17 Nov 2015 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10555 Dorsey Griffith 2015-11-17T00:00:00Z Sam's Club in Sacramento celebrated as No. 1 CMN fundraiser http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10547/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10547 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 12, 2015) - Sam’s Club on Power Inn Road last month celebrated being the No. 1 Sam’s Club store in the country for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals fundraising in 2015.  Thu, 12 Nov 2015 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10547 Caitlin Scordalakis 2015-11-12T00:00:00Z Patients and staff at UC Davis Children's Hospital celebrate Halloween http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10546/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10546 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 12, 2015) - UC Davis Children's Hospital’s annual Halloween celebration took place Saturday, Oct. 31 on the pediatrics unit. Patients and staff got into the Halloween spirit with costumes, games and trick-or-treating. The special event was made possible by the Davis 7 pediatric nurses and the Child Life and Creative Arts Therapy Department. Thu, 12 Nov 2015 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10546 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-11-12T00:00:00Z UC Davis breaks ground on Betty Irene Moore Hall http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10544/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10544 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 12, 2015) - Leaders of UC Davis, along with leaders from the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis, UC Davis Health System and the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, broke ground on Betty Irene Moore Hall on the UC Davis Sacramento campus on Nov. 10, 2015. Thu, 12 Nov 2015 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10544 Rebecca Badeaux 2015-11-12T00:00:00Z UC Davis Children's Hospital marks second anniversary of PEANUT Program http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10531/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10531 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 12, 2015) - UC Davis Children’s Hospital’s Pediatric Emergency Assistance to Newborns Using Telehealth (PEANUT) program marks its second anniversary this month. The program provides clinicians at rural hospitals round-the-clock access to neonatologists and other subspecialists through the use of UC Davis’ award-winning secure videoconferencing capabilities. Thu, 12 Nov 2015 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10531 Caitlin Scordalakis 2015-11-12T00:00:00Z Statewide cancer report finds significant disparities in outcomes, quality of care by insurer http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10522/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10522 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 5, 2015) - A new report by the UC Davis Institute for Population Health Improvement (IPHI) comparing quality of care and outcomes for breast, colon, rectal, lung and prostate cancers according to source of health insurance coverage has identified substantial disparities in stage of diagnosis, providers’ use of recommended treatment and survival rates. Thu, 05 Nov 2015 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10522 Carole Gan 2015-11-05T00:00:00Z UC Davis Children's Hospital panel workshop scheduled at Kids Expo California http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10529/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10529 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 5, 2015) - For the first time, UC Davis Children's Hospital will host its own healthcare providers panel workshop at this Saturday's Kids Expo California at McClellan Conference Center in Sacramento. The panel will be held at 3 p.m. and will provide an opportunity for providers to offer some helpful health tips and advice to parents. A question-and-answer session for parents will follow. Thu, 05 Nov 2015 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10529 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-11-05T00:00:00Z UC Davis Medical Center named Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10533/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10533 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 5, 2015) - The Human Rights Campaign Foundation, the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) organization, has again named UC Davis Medical Center a “Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality” in its annual Healthcare Quality Index report. Thu, 05 Nov 2015 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10533 Susan Mar 2015-11-05T00:00:00Z New technology will help define the environmental triggers of childhood asthma http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10528/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10528 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 4, 2015) - UC Davis researchers have received a four-year, $1.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to develop a small, wearable sensor that can measure the relationship between environmental exposures and pediatric asthma. Wed, 04 Nov 2015 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10528 Karen Finney 2015-11-04T00:00:00Z The functional anatomy of language: Four things you need to know http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10518/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10518 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 4, 2015) - Gregory Hickok, founder and director, Center for Language Science, UC Irvine, will discuss “The functional anatomy of language: four things you need to know,” during the December UC Davis MIND Institute Distinguished Lecturer Series presentation. Wed, 04 Nov 2015 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10518 Phyllis Brown 2015-11-04T00:00:00Z Medical center awarded for reduction of pressure ulcers http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10512/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10512 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 4, 2015) - In recognition of its success in preventing hospital-acquired pressure ulcers, UC Davis Medical Center has received a Performance Excellence Award from the Collaborative Alliance for Nursing Outcomes (CALNOC). Wed, 04 Nov 2015 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10512 David Ong 2015-11-04T00:00:00Z Kelly takes the reins of prestigious SWOG Lung Committee http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10521/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10521 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 4, 2015) - Karen Kelly, associate director for clinical research at the UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center, has been named chair of the Lung Committee of SWOG, one of the nation’s leading cooperative cancer research organizations. Wed, 04 Nov 2015 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10521 Dorsey Griffith 2015-11-04T00:00:00Z UC Davis conducts groundbreaking for Betty Irene Moore Hall http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10517/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10517 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 2, 2015) - Leaders of UC Davis, along with leaders from the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis, UC Davis Health System and the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, plan a groundbreaking celebration for Betty Irene Moore Hall Nov. 10, 2015, at 1:30 p.m. on the UC Davis Sacramento campus. Mon, 02 Nov 2015 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10517 Susan Mar 2015-11-02T00:00:00Z MIND Institute offers program for adults with autism spectrum disorder http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10504/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10504 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 29, 2015) - Researchers with the Behavioral Health Center of Excellence and MIND Institute at UC Davis are seeking adult participants, aged 18 to 38 years and diagnosed with or suspected of having autism or Asperger’s disorder, to participate in a research study, the ACCESS Program (Acquiring Career, Coping, Executive-Function and Social Skills Program). Thu, 29 Oct 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10504 Phyllis Brown 2015-10-29T00:00:00Z Extra Life gaming marathon helps UC Davis Children's Hospital kids on Nov. 7 http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10373/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10373 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 28, 2015) - Supporters of all ages are using their joy of gaming to raise funds and awareness this month for UC Davis Children’s Hospital, a member of Children’s Miracle Network (CMN) Hospitals. Wed, 28 Oct 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10373 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-10-28T00:00:00Z Greenhalgh honored for burn care work http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10503/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10503 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 28, 2015) - During this month’s World Burn Congress in Indianapolis, the Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors honored David Greenhalgh, professor and chief of burn surgery at UC Davis Medical Center, with its Breslau Award. Wed, 28 Oct 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10503 Susan Mar 2015-10-28T00:00:00Z UC Davis Medical Center earns 'A' grade for patient safety for 5th time in a row http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10508/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10508 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 28, 2015) - The Leapfrog Group, an independent hospital watchdog group that includes some of the country’s largest employers and health-care purchasers, has again awarded UC Davis Medical Center an “A” on its most recent Hospital Safety Score, released today. Wed, 28 Oct 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10508 Carole Gan 2015-10-28T00:00:00Z Amaral appointed to Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee of the Department of Health and Human Services http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10506/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10506 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 28, 2015) - David Amaral, Beneto Foundation Chair and Director of Research, UC Davis MIND Institute, has been appointed by United States Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell to the Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC), which advises the secretary on approaches to advance research, strengthen services and increase opportunities for people with autism spectrum disorder. Wed, 28 Oct 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10506 Phyllis Brown 2015-10-28T00:00:00Z Shatz selected as EMS Medical Director of the Year http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10499/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10499 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 28, 2015) - David Shatz, a trauma surgeon at UC Davis Medical Center, has been selected as the EMS Medical Director of the Year by the California Emergency Medical Services Authority. Wed, 28 Oct 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10499 David Ong 2015-10-28T00:00:00Z Omalu named a 2015 Health Hero by WebMD http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10505/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10505 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 27, 2015) - Bennet I. Omalu, associate clinical professor of pathology and laboratory medicine at UC Davis, has been named a 2015 Health Hero by WebMD for his work identifying chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) and his relentless efforts to increase awareness of the risks caused by blows to the head, which have led to stricter rules for athletes playing high-impact sports. Tue, 27 Oct 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10505 Carole Gan 2015-10-27T00:00:00Z REMINDER: Harvest Social set for Oct. 28 http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10481/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10481 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 27, 2015) - The first Harvest Festival, presented by Courtyard by Marriott and benefiting the Children’s Miracle Network at UC Davis Children’s Hospital, will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 28, at the Courtyard Marriott Midtown, 4422 Y Street, Sacramento. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. and the program is 5-7:30 p.m. Tue, 27 Oct 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10481 Caitlin Scordalakis 2015-10-27T00:00:00Z UC Davis pediatric nurse manager launches Sacramento chapter of Society of Pediatric Nurses http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10501/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10501 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 27, 2015) - UC Davis pediatric nurse manager Angie Marin has launched the Sacramento chapter of the Society of Pediatric Nurses (SPN) this year. Tue, 27 Oct 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10501 Caitlin Scordalakis 2015-10-27T00:00:00Z UC Davis Alzheimer's Disease Center Caregiver's Workshop to Address Having Alzheimer's Disease with Dignity http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10492/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10492 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 23, 2015) - Jason Karlawish, professor of medicine, medical ethics and health policy at the University of Pennsylvania, will offer his insights on “Having Alzheimer’s Disease with Dignity” during the 2015 UC Davis Alzheimer’s Disease Center Community Engagement Series Lecture on Saturday, Nov. 7, from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the auditorium of the UC Davis MIND Institute, 2825 50th St., Sacramento. Fri, 23 Oct 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10492 Phyllis Brown 2015-10-23T00:00:00Z Enrollment opens Nov. 3 for UC Davis' Mini Medical School http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10495/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10495 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 23, 2015) - Get ready for UC Davis’ 14th annual Mini Medical School, the highly regarded six-week curriculum that prepares attendees for life’s second half. Interactive presentations offer the chance to learn the latest information about aging and medical science, and taught by physicians and other health experts. Fri, 23 Oct 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10495 Susan Mar 2015-10-23T00:00:00Z Renowned genomics researcher joins UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10476/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10476 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 22, 2015) - John D. McPherson, a basic scientist whose work contributed significantly to the sequencing of the human genome, has assumed the role of associate director, basic sciences at the UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center and holds the Auburn Community Cancer Endowed Chair in Basic Science. Thu, 22 Oct 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10476 Dorsey Griffith 2015-10-22T00:00:00Z Psychiatrist and brain researcher to discuss challenges in developing new autism treatments http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10489/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10489 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 22, 2015) - Declan Murphy, professor, Institute of Psychiatry, London, will discuss the challenges of translating modern research on autism spectrum disorder into practical treatments for affected individuals during the November 2015 UC Davis MIND Institute Distinguished Lecturer Series. Thu, 22 Oct 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10489 Phyllis Brown 2015-10-22T00:00:00Z UC Davis Children's Hospital patients celebrate spirit of Halloween http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10486/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10486 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 20, 2015) - UC Davis Children’s Hospital celebrated with a Halloween party, hosted by Spirit Halloween, last week  which transformed patients into little pirates, princesses, ninjas and superheroes. Tue, 20 Oct 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10486 Caitlin Scordalakis 2015-10-20T00:00:00Z Menopausal status a better indicator than age for mammography frequency http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10480/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10480 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 20, 2015) - In a study conducted to inform American Cancer Society breast cancer screening guidelines, UC Davis researcher Diana L. Miglioretti reports a screening mammogram once every two years is safe for postmenopausal women at average risk of breast cancer. Tue, 20 Oct 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10480 Susan Mar 2015-10-20T00:00:00Z UC Davis Vice Chancellor for Human Health Sciences and School of Medicine Dean Julie Freischlag elected to the National Academy of Medicine http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10472/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10472 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 19, 2015) - Julie Ann Freischlag, UC Davis vice chancellor for human health sciences and dean of the UC Davis School of Medicine, has been elected to the National Academy of Medicine (NAM), an achievement that is among the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine. Mon, 19 Oct 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10472 Susan Mar 2015-10-19T00:00:00Z UC Davis Pediatric Heart Center receives echocardiography accreditation http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10455/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10455 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 19, 2015) - The UC Davis Pediatric Heart Center has been accredited by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC) in echocardiology in the areas of pediatric transesophageal, pediatric transthoracic and fetal. Mon, 19 Oct 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10455 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-10-19T00:00:00Z U.S. News & World Report names UC Davis Medical Center a "Most Connected Hospital" http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10473/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10473 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 16, 2015) - UC Davis Medical Center has been recognized as one of the “Most Connected Hospitals” for 2015-16 by U.S. News & World Report. The U.S. News list recognizes hospitals whose excellence in patient safety, patient engagement and clinical connectedness improves patient care. The distinction was given to only 159 hospitals around the country, including just 10 in California. Fri, 16 Oct 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10473 Charles Casey 2015-10-16T00:00:00Z U.S. Air Force Airman Spencer Stone released from UC Davis Medical Center http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10459/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10459 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 15, 2015) - The UC Davis Medical Center care team for U.S. Air Force Airman Spencer Stone today has released him from the hospital where he had been treated since Oct. 8. Thu, 15 Oct 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10459 Phyllis Brown 2015-10-15T00:00:00Z Live auction and wine tasting event benefits UC Davis School of Medicine's community clinics http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10453/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10453 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 14, 2015) - Tickets are on sale for the 38th annual Silent Auction and Wine Tasting Benefit, set for Saturday, Jan. 9, 2016, from 5-10 p.m. in the Education Building of the UC Davis School of Medicine, 4610 X Street, Sacramento. Wed, 14 Oct 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10453 David Ong 2015-10-14T00:00:00Z Consumers rate UC Davis Medical Center as region's best - again http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10444/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10444 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 12, 2015) - Once again, UC Davis Medical Center has been selected as a Consumer Choice Award winner by National Research Corporation (NRC). Mon, 12 Oct 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10444 Susan Mar 2015-10-12T00:00:00Z UC Davis study finds antibiotic stewardship reduces C. diff in hospitalized children http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10436/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10436 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 9, 2015) - Hospitalized children were three times less likely to become sick with Clostridium difficile (C. diff), a serious bacterial infection that can occur after prolonged antibiotic use, following implementation of an antibiotic stewardship program, a new UC Davis study found. These programs reduce the misuse of antibiotics and therefore C. diff, and also result in antibiotic cost savings, according to research being presented at IDWeek 2015™. Fri, 09 Oct 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10436 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-10-09T00:00:00Z Statement Regarding Spencer Stone http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10435/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10435 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 8, 2015) - The family of Spenser Stone appreciates the outpouring of love and support. Airman Stone is in serious condition. Thu, 08 Oct 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10435 Phyllis Brown 2015-10-08T00:00:00Z Bilingual website boosts awareness of kidney transplantation and donation among Hispanics/Latinos http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10433/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10433 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 7, 2015) - A new bilingual website sensitive to Hispanic/Latino cultural needs increases knowledge about living kidney donation and transplantation beyond standard education provided by transplant centers, a new study published Oct. 7 in the journal Transplantation has found. [en español] Wed, 07 Oct 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10433 Susan Mar 2015-10-07T00:00:00Z UC Davis granted $15.5 million to build world's first total-body PET scanner http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10417/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10417 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 6, 2015) - A UC Davis research team has been awarded $15.5 million to build the world’s first total-body positron emission tomography (PET) scanner, which could fundamentally change the way cancers are tracked and treated and put the university on the nation’s leading edge of molecular imaging. Tue, 06 Oct 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10417 Dorsey Griffith 2015-10-06T00:00:00Z What You Can Do to Prevent Alzheimer's Disease topic of October lecture http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10418/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10418 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 6, 2015) - Monique Breteler, director of Population Health Sciences at the German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases, will address “What You Can Do to Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease,” during the October UC Davis Alzheimer’s Disease Center 2015 Distinguished Lecture. Tue, 06 Oct 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10418 Phyllis Brown 2015-10-06T00:00:00Z Public Forum: Concussion and Traumatic Brain Injury through the Lifespan, Oct. 21 http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10409/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10409 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 5, 2015) - Concussions — occurring from impacts to the head on the sports field, battlefield, or in an automobile or other accident — are the subject of a two-hour event featuring a multidisciplinary group of UC Davis physicians conducting leading-edge research to identify and treat traumatic brain injuries (TBI) and their long-term aftermath, dementia. Mon, 05 Oct 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10409 Carole Gan 2015-10-05T00:00:00Z Kenyon to lead pulmonary, critical care and sleep medicine at UC Davis http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10423/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10423 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 5, 2015) - Nicholas Kenyon, a nationally recognized expert in obstructive airway disease, has been appointed chief of the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine and the Gordon A. Wong Professor in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at UC Davis Health System. Mon, 05 Oct 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10423 Karen Finney 2015-10-05T00:00:00Z Pourdavoud receives Dr. Anthony Philipps Endowed Scholarship in Pediatrics http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10410/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10410 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 2, 2015) - Catherine Pourdavoud, a second-year student at the UC Davis School of Medicine, has been selected as the 2015 winner of the Dr. Anthony Philipps Endowed Scholarship in Pediatrics. Fri, 02 Oct 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10410 David Ong 2015-10-02T00:00:00Z Spirit Halloween Superstores gives back to UC Davis Children's Hospital http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10371/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10371 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 1, 2015) - Spirit Halloween Superstores won't have tricks, but they will be giving plenty of treats to UC Davis Children's Hospital this Halloween season. Thu, 01 Oct 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10371 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-10-01T00:00:00Z New treatments a big step for patients with advanced kidney cancer http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10403/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10403 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 29, 2015) - In an editorial published in the New England Journal of Medicine, Primo Lara, associate director for Translational Research at the UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center and David Quinn, medical director, USC Norris Cancer Hospital, highlight two new drugs that have shown great efficacy against kidney cancer. Tue, 29 Sep 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10403 Susan Mar 2015-09-29T00:00:00Z UC Davis researcher advocates ending Medicare coverage of controversial mammography tool http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10391/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10391 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 28, 2015) - A costly tool used on nearly all mammograms does not increase cancer detection rates and should no longer be covered by Medicare, argues Joshua Fenton, a family physician and comparative effectiveness researcher in an editorial published online today in the Journal of the American Medical Association Internal Medicine. Mon, 28 Sep 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10391 Dorsey Griffith 2015-09-28T00:00:00Z UC Davis to test a computer program designed to reduce suicide http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10390/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10390 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 25, 2015) - UC Davis Health System researchers have received a four-year, $1.3 million grant from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to use a technology-based approach to help prevent suicide among those most at risk: middle-aged men. Fri, 25 Sep 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10390 Susan Mar 2015-09-25T00:00:00Z Rivera receives Janet Gordon Armour M.D., Scholarship http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10387/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10387 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 25, 2015) - UC Davis medical student Nancy Rivera has been selected to receive the 2015-16 Janet Gordon Armour, M.D., Scholarship, which benefits an outstanding first-year female student pursuing primary care medicine. The award, established in 1997, honors Janet Gordon Armour, a 1978 graduate of the UC Davis School of Medicine. Fri, 25 Sep 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10387 David Ong 2015-09-25T00:00:00Z Stomp Out Kids Cancer donates to UC Davis Children's Hospital pediatric patients http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10382/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10382 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 24, 2015) - Thanks to Les Mahler from Stomp Out Kids Cancer, UC Davis Children’s Hospital pediatric patients had the opportunity to attend an Oakland A’s baseball game this summer. The tickets were provided at no cost to patients. Thu, 24 Sep 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10382 Caitlin Scordalakis 2015-09-24T00:00:00Z Neurosurgeons on the sidelines http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10374/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10374 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 22, 2015) - UC Davis’ first home football game on Sept. 12 featured a newcomer on the sidelines: neurosurgeon Kia Shahlaie. Tue, 22 Sep 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10374 Susan Mar 2015-09-22T00:00:00Z Maselli, UC Davis neurology researcher, receives $300,000 grant from Muscular Dystrophy Association http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10367/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10367 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 21, 2015) - Ricardo A. Maselli, UC Davis professor of neurology, has received a $300,000 grant from the Muscular Dystrophy Association to test the use of stem cells as a vehicle for delivering ColQ, which is a protein that is deficient in a severe form of Congenital Myasthenic Syndrome. Mon, 21 Sep 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10367 Phyllis Brown 2015-09-21T00:00:00Z Tumor suppressor LRIG1 controls breast cancer aggression and invasion http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10359/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10359 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 21, 2015) - Researchers at UC Davis have shown that the protein LRIG1 reduces breast cancer invasion and could potentially help control metastasis. Using aggressive basal-like breast cancer cell lines, the scientists found that restoring LRIG1 expression reduced these cells’ growth and invasiveness.  Mon, 21 Sep 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10359 Dorsey Griffith 2015-09-21T00:00:00Z Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus visits UC Davis Children's Hospital http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10361/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10361 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 18, 2015) - UC Davis Children’s Hospital patients had a special visit from the Big Top yesterday when Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus performers came to unveil a new permanent circus mural and bring smiles to children and families. Fri, 18 Sep 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10361 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-09-18T00:00:00Z UC Davis nursing school welcomes doctoral and master's-degree students in leadership programs http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10368/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10368 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 18, 2015) - The Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis welcomed 34 graduate students Thursday at a ceremony to mark the beginning of their Nursing Science and Health-Care Leadership Graduate Degree Programs. Nine students begin their four-year journey to achieve Doctor of Philosophy degrees, along with 25 people pursuing master’s degrees in leadership. Fri, 18 Sep 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10368 Rebecca Badeaux 2015-09-18T00:00:00Z UC Davis MIND Institute studies the use of sertaline (Zoloft ®) in young children with autism spectrum disorder http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10353/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10353 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 18, 2015) - Whether the language and social development of very young children with ASD can be improved through treatment with sertraline, commonly known by the brand name Zoloft ®, is the subject of a new clinical trial at the UC Davis MIND Institute. Fri, 18 Sep 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10353 Phyllis Brown 2015-09-18T00:00:00Z 2015-16 MIND Institute Distinguished Lecturer Series starts Oct. 14 http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10347/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10347 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 16, 2015) - The UC Davis MIND Institute kicks off its 2015-16 Distinguished Lecturer Series in October with an address by Lisa Croen, Director of the Kaiser Permanente Autism Research Program, who will address “The epidemiology of autism: Investigating perinatal risk factors.” The event will be held Wednesday, Oct. 14 from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. in the auditorium of the MIND Institute, 2825 50th St. It is free and open to the public and no reservations are required. Wed, 16 Sep 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10347 Phyllis Brown 2015-09-16T00:00:00Z Initiative to improve treatment, services for children with autism receives $10 million grant http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10350/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10350 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 16, 2015) - Researchers with the UC Davis MIND Institute are participating in an initiative project to provide better treatment for children with autism in under-served areas through a five-year, $10 million grant from the U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration. The program aims, to bring evidence-based research practices to communities throughout the U.S. Wed, 16 Sep 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10350 Phyllis Brown 2015-09-16T00:00:00Z UC Davis Children's Hospital joins Society of Critical Care Medicine's ICU Liberation Collaborative http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10346/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10346 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 15, 2015) - The UC Davis Children’s Hospital was recently accepted as one of eight pediatric centers in the Society of Critical Care Medicine’s ICU Liberation Collaborative. Tue, 15 Sep 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10346 Susan Mar 2015-09-15T00:00:00Z UC Davis Vascular Center receives accreditation for vein procedures http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10343/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10343 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 11, 2015) - The UC Davis Vascular Center’s vein program has been accredited by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC) for the evaluation and treatment of venous disorders. Fri, 11 Sep 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10343 Susan Mar 2015-09-11T00:00:00Z Welltopia site awarded for making health information more accessible to consumers http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10335/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10335 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 9, 2015) - Welltopia, a website that offers Californians a wide range of essential resources to help build healthier lives and communities, will be honored with a 2015 Digital Government Achievement Award by GovTech’s Center for Digital Government on Sept. 25 in New Orleans. [en español] Wed, 09 Sep 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10335 Carole Gan 2015-09-09T00:00:00Z UC Davis patients, nurses star in new pediatric cancer video series http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10333/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10333 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 9, 2015) - Children undergoing cancer treatment at UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center take center stage in a series of specially created videos aimed at helping families cope with a new diagnosis, through their treatment journey and into survivorship. Wed, 09 Sep 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10333 Dorsey Griffith 2015-09-09T00:00:00Z UC Davis study shows popular molecular tests over diagnose C. difficile infections up to 50 percent http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10330/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10330 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 8, 2015) - Clostridium difficile is a common cause of infection and diarrhea in hospitalized patients, but a new study by UC Davis pathologists suggests that many patients are mistakenly diagnosed and do not need antibiotic treatment. Tue, 08 Sep 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10330 Susan Mar 2015-09-08T00:00:00Z UC-ReX Initiative Team honored for accelerating health research http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10329/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10329 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 4, 2015) - Ten teams representing multiple locations across the University of California won 2015 Larry L. Sautter Awards during ceremonies at the recent UC Computing Services Conference in Riverside. Fri, 04 Sep 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10329 Susan Mar 2015-09-04T00:00:00Z Young Adult Bereavement Art Group begins Sept. 28 http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10322/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10322 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 3, 2015) - The UC Davis Hospice Program and UC Davis Children's Hospital Bereavement Program will offer an eight-week Young Adult Bereavement Art Group for individuals 17 to 24 who are coping with the recent loss of a loved one. Thu, 03 Sep 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10322 Susan Mar 2015-09-03T00:00:00Z Alzheimer's Disease Center joins 2015 Walk to End Alzheimer's http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10323/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Health System news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10323 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 2, 2015) - The UC Davis Alzheimer’s Disease Center will participate in the 2015 Walk to End Alzheimer’s in Sacramento on Saturday, Oct. 3. The center’s team name is “UC Davis Alzheimer’s Disease Center;” it is seeking team participants and donations. To participate or make a gift visit the website for the Alzheimer’s Association, which sponsors the event. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/10323 Phyllis Brown 2015-09-02T00:00:00Z